The launch of the Australasian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC) and Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) BIM Knowledge and Skills framework

Last night saw the successful launch of the Australasian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC) and Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) BIM Knowledge and Skills framework at Standards Australia in Sydney.

 

BIM Academy is proud to have been a contributing partner to this initiative over the last two years and Will Joske received an award of appreciation at the launch ceremony.

 

This Framework is an important and timely resource that articulates the BIM knowledge and skills required for disciplines in the building and construction industry,

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BIM Academy ANZ launch Virtual Project in Australia

Last week saw the successful launch of BIM Academy’s Virtual Project in Australia. Hosted by The University of Canberra BIM Academy ran a workshop for 18 delegates comprising a cross section of the industry and academia in Canberra. The workshop was a taster day for Virtual Project – BIM Academy’s unique three day course uses BIM and collaborative working principles to allow project teams to work collectively in a controlled environment.

 

In 2017,

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BIM4 Breakfast Series Melbourne

Topic: BIM4Clients

Join us for an intimate breakfast session on 12 August designed to demonstrate the value of Building Information Modelling on projects.

Next Event: 12 August, 2016

This event is being co-hosted by BIM Academy and Point Advisory, with the kind support of Edocuments.  

The purpose of the event is to demonstrate the Value of Building Information Modelling on projects here in Australia.

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Sydney Opera House BIM Implementation

This video is based on the Sydney Opera House BIM implementation. This is one of three exemplar case studies carried out by the Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre (SBEnrc) as part of Project 2.34 Driving Whole-of-life Efficiencies through BIM and Procurement.

 

BIM Academy were appointed by Sydney Opera House as part of a team to deliver a ground-breaking interface between traditional Building Management Control Systems, Building Information databases and Building Information Modelling (BIM).

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Where is BIM in the Boom?

Whilst growth rates in the construction industry across most of Australia have tapered-off recently, Sydney’s construction sector continues to boom. But where is BIM in this boom? Claire Bowles, Senior Project Manager at BIM Academy takes a look.2015 has seen the rise of BIM being smartly adopted on Sydney projects including the Moorebank Units Relocation Development. This involves a $870 million,

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A monumental 2015

UK’s national BIM platform BIMcrunch recently invited our very own Peter Barker for a BIM Brunch intewiew  focussing on BIM Academy’s  monumental 2015, with achievements including: participation in two Build Earth Live competitions; being one of the influential companies to form the new Dynamo Build initiative; project bidding triumphs on the Sydney Opera House; Knowledge Transfer Partnership success; and perhaps most importantly, their continued growth in Australia.

Peter is at the helm of our  success  as Managing Director of BIM Academy and Director at Ryder Architecture.

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BIM Academy in Scotland

Virtual Project goes to Scotland!

In partnership with Synergie Training, BIM Academy took Virtual Project to Inverness last week. Not only did I get to travel with the team to Inverness, I had the opportunity to develop a greater understanding of Building Information Modelling (BIM) through this unique and innovative course available to all in the construction industry.

Virtual Project is lead by skilled, knowledgeable and friendly BIM Academy trainers

I personally do not come from a construction background;

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BIM Academy in Australia

BIM Australia Roadshow

A conversational workshop tour, listening to thoughts and opinions in adoption of this technology.

BIM Academy and i2C recently held workshops to capture current beliefs and attitudes held by Australian businesses towards BIM.

BIM Academy has been active in the UK for 4 years where the initiative to mandate BIM by 2016 has been taken. Established by Ryder Architecture in combination with Northumbria University,

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